Pungent, bitter and warm
Liver, kidney and urinary bladder
1. To expel wind and dampness; 2. To stop pain ;3. To release the exterior and disperse cold
1. Wind-damp obstruction syndrome (rheumatic pain ) pubescent angelica root (Du Huo) is used with Large-leaf gentian root (Qin Jiao), Ledebouriella root (Fang Feng) and Mulberry mistletoe (Sang Ji Sheng) in the formula Duhuo Jisheng Tang.2. Wind-cold type of exterior syndrome. Pubescent angelica root (Duhuo) is used with Notoperygium root (Qiang Huo) in the formula Qianghuo Shengshi Tang.
This herb is contraindicated in cases, With syndromes of deficient yin or blood with heat and pain.